Katz, MD


(516) 482-8657

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About your doctor:

Member of Northwell Health Physician Partners
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Board certifications:

  • Surgery - American Board of Surgery

Administrative titles

  • Chief of Division - General Surgery of Surgery - General Surgery, Long Island Jewish Valley Stream

Academic titles

  • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Medical school

  • Hahnemann Medical College


  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center


  • Malcolm Grow U.S. Air Force Medical Center


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Locations & insurance

North Shore Surgical Specialists

  • 310 East Shore Road
    Suite 203
    Great Neck, NY 11023

    Fax: (516) 829-0002
  • 900 Franklin Avenue
    Valley Stream, NY 11580

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Most recent comments:

Patient comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are displayed in their entirety and are anonymous for patient privacy.

"Very happy."

"Dr.Katz is amazing"

"Best experience I've ever had."

"They were like angels."

"Dr. Katz was kind & considerate. Explained the procedure well Dr. Katz & his staff helped schedule hernia surgery at every _____ difficult time of year."

"This doctor was very professional. He explained my health problem to me in a compassionate caring way in language that I understood."

"The entire staff is well versed on my issues and I am very comfortable."

"Dr. Katz communicated well and inspired confidence in the outcome of the surgical procedure being successful."

"Drs. Katz, Kurtz and Farkouk respected my wishes for non-blood medical treatment as one of Jehovah's Witnesses. The entire staff treated me with the utmost respect."

"Dr. Katz was great."

"All very good. #10. Yes, I recommend him."

"I am very appreciative with all the personnel because I was very well attended."

"Very good."

"Dr. Katz was terrific."

"although I arrive in excruciating pain from large cysts. the care is always immediate and caring. nothing but good experience. the doctors and the staff again Lauren Vincenzia dr Katz understand that when I call I'm in need of immediate attention and they always try to provide it."

"Good experience and concern for me."


"Dr. Katz was EXCEPTIONALLY good."

"Dr. Katz was exceptional!"

"This guy knows his stuff. I don't need to spend more time than actually needed to know he's giving the best care he can. Would highly recommend."

"Very pleased!"

"Dr. Katz & his staff are wonderful."

"Excellent thanks."

"Dr. Katz is a true professional. #9. Excellent."

"Best experience I ever had with any provider."

"Very professional."

"Very good."

"Very good was very satisfied."

"I couldn't be happier to have had Dr. Katz as my surgeon. He made me feel less nervous because I felt I could trust him. I would definitely go to him if I needed surgery again he's great."

"As a psychologist, I had numerous questions, specifically regarding statistics & research to back up my surgery options -> Dr. Katz explained everything compassionately & in a humanistic manner. #4, 9. EXCELLENT."

"Excellent service."

"Entire experience was thoughtful & caring."

"Very good I would recommend."